|The Twelfth US Air Force Tactical And Operational Innovations In The Mediterranean Theater Of Operations 1943-1944 - St. Clair, Matthew G.|
"This paper analyzes the participation of the US Twelfth Air Force in the Mediterranean theater of operation from 1943 to 1944 and also studies the coalition and joint operations required in the air campaign."Digitized by www.dtic.mil.
Keywords: WWII; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Air Force, 12th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Mediterranean Sea; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Unified operations (Military science); World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American
|A Day With The A-36's - United States. Army Air Forces|
Silent footage of A-36 Mustang aircraft in Sicily. Combat footage, briefings, ground crews, etc. One clapperboard says "Mustang Invaders Sicily." Probably 1943 and perhaps the 27th or 86th Bombardment Groups."Unofficially named the "Invader," the A-36A Apache dive bomber was the first U.S. Army Air Forces version of the Mustang (the Mustang was officially developed for Britain in 1940). The first A-36 flew in September 1942, and North American completed production of 500 A-36As in March 1943. ...
Keywords: Airplanes, Military; Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; Mustang (Fighter plane); United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Air Force, 12th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- History; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy -- Sicily; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; WWII; United States. Army Air Forces; Air pilots; Fighter planes -- United States; Fighter plane combat